With an average age of 16, Mali has one of the world's youngest populations. Amadou Thiam wants to give young people more of a say. And he leads by example - he is the youngest member of parliament in Mali's history.
Can you imagine cycling for two days just to buy coffee or juice? Not only that - this man and his brother are also crossing one of the most dangerous borders on the planet: Sudan - South Sudan. But why? Watch below!
A passion for cycling has reunited a group of friends separated by the war in Eritrea. The African Refugee Cycling Team was founded in neighbouring Ethiopia. Now they hope to raise the cash to allow them to take part in international competition.
He is a self-made entrepreneur and website developer based in the town of Buea, which is commonly referred to as Cameroon's Silicon Valley. Thirty-year-old Churchill Mambe Nanje, is the founder of Njorku, a website where jobless youth can search for employment.
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